M.Sc. On Campus

Mathematical Statistics

Stockholm University

24 months
13902 EUR/year
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Do you have a background in mathematics and want to learn more about probability, statistics and data analysis? We offer a master degree in Mathematical Statistics at Stockholm University. 


During lectures and laboratory sessions in this two-year programme, you will meet teachers who perform research within subjects such as applications in biostatistics, climatology, econometrics, finance and probabilistic modelling.

The Mathematical Statistics programme at Stockholm University includes traditional measure-theoretic probability theory to provide a solid mathematical foundation as well as a statistical consultancy. Whether you wish to specialise in a more applied or theoretical direction, you are assured high-quality education with active researchers as teachers.

Career prospects

  • One of the many advantages with a background in mathematical statistics, is that your career options are found in the most unexpected and exciting sectors. 
  • This programme is an excellent preparation for PhD studies, but our graduates also work with risk analysis in the insurance and financial sector, statistical analysis in medicinal science, climatology and probability calculations in the telecommunication industry. If you are looking for even more inspiration, the department hosts a yearly career fair for mathematicians.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Mathematical Communication
  • Computer Intensive Statistical Methods
  • Statistical Models
  • Probability theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree with 45 ECTS credits in Mathematics, 15 ECTS credits in Computer Science/Numerical Analysis and 60 ECTS credits in Mathematical Statistics. 
  • Swedish upper secondary school course English B/English 6 or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13902 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27805 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Applies to citizens from outside EU, EEA or Switzerland. First instalment: 70000 SEK. The complete programme: 280000 SEK.

Living costs for Stockholm

9668 - 17248 SEK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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